The research team had earlier shown that when a patient's androgen level goes down, cancerous prostate cells kick out a protein known as filamin A, which is otherwise attached to the androgen receptor in the cell's nucleus.
What does AR stand for?
AR stands for Androgen Receptor
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- Amusement Radio (online radio station)
- Anal Retentive
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- Analytical Reagent
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METHODS: The expression of androgen receptor and PSA were examined in LNCaP cells before and after treatment of isoflavones and/or curcumin.
This tool is the first to measure the amount of androgen receptor protein present in a single cancer cell.
Maternal exposure to a low dose of 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibennzo-p-dioxin (TCDD) suppressed the development of reproductive organs of male rats: dose dependent increase of mRNA levels of 5-alpha reductase type 2 in contrast to decrease of androgen receptor in pubertal ventral prostate.
The present study utilizes a toxicity identification and evaluation approach including solid phase extraction and HPLC purification, androgen receptor transcription assays and liquid chromatography mass spectroscopy to identify and characterize steroids in Fenholloway River sediment.
Though none of the organophosphates bound to cellular receptors for estrogens, the primary female sex hormones, all attached to androgen receptors.